Faculty Overview (* offering projects in 2018 selection)

Frank Chan*

mouse genomics, adaptation, gene regulation

Ana García-Sáez*

mitochondrial dynamics, single molecule microscopy, apoptosis

Daniel Huson*

phylogenetics, metagenomics, algorithms

Elisa Izaurralde*

mRNA decay, translation regulation, miRNAs

Ralf-Peter Jansen

translation, mRNA localization, RNA-binding proteins

Felicity Jones*

evolutionary genomics, recombination & speciation genetics

Oliver Kohlbacher

computational biology, proteomics, metabolomics, structural biology

Ruth Ley*

microbiome, host-microbial interactions, microbial ecology

Andrei Lupas

bioinformatics, molecular evolution, protein structure

Boris Macek*

mass spectrometry, proteomics, genomics

Patrick Müller*

zebrafish development, biophysics, systems biology

Alfred Nordheim*

mouse genetic models, SRF signalling

Tassula Proikas-Cezanne*

autophagy, human WIPI proteins

Doron Rapaport*

mitochondrial biogenesis, protein integration in membranes

Erik Schäffer*

molecular motors and machines, optical tweezers, biophysics

Ralf Sommer*

epigenetics and chromatin remodeling, developmental plasticity, evolutionary novelty

Thilo Stehle*

virus structure, host-pathogen interactions, inhibitor design

Estienne Swart*

genome editing, alternative genetic codes, ciliate genomics

 

 

 

Marja Timmermans*

miRNA mobility, pattern formation, developmental genetics

Detlef Weigel*

genetic variation, speciation, miRNAs, plants, genomics

John Weir*

meiosis, genome stability, protein biochemistry


 



Associate Faculty

Faculty associated with our IMPRS but not recruiting students through the program are listed here